Eurovision season 2016 opened

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Today, on 1 september, it is open season for the Eurovision Edition of 2016. That means that songs that have a chance to participate in the 61st Edition of the contest, starting from today may be made public.

It is also around this time that various European broadcasters slowly come with their selections for next year. In Sweden, Denmark, Finland and Albania run the inscription currently. Until further notice can interested artists is still to register for eurosong 2016, the heat of our own VRT. The day after the Eurovision song contest in Vienna a call was launched for artists and composers. They can are still able sign up through

Fact: the so-called 1 september rule was until a few years back the 1 October rule. It was the aim of the preliminary round of the RTBF for the Eurovision Song Contest 2011, an online heat with crowd funding, that prompted the EBU in the summer of 2010, a change to the rules of procedure.